Early pregnancy scans aren’t usually part of routine antenatal care, but there can be some good reasons to have an earlier private pregnancy scan at the London clinic.
Most women won’t have an ultrasound until they are about eight to twelve weeks pregnant. This is usually when the first dating scan is performed. However, it is possible to check on your baby much sooner than this. You can arrange your first private pregnancy scan in London from about six weeks.
Anyone can arrange an early pregnancy scan, but you shouldn’t feel like you have to have as many scans as you can. You won’t be able to see much on a six week scan, so you won’t be missing any pretty pictures if you wait a little longer. However, you should also feel free to arrange an early scan if you want one, whether it is because of anxiety, curiosity, or for another reason. You should choose the antenatal care that is right for you and your baby. It can also be important to arrange an early ultrasound if you have any concerns about the pregnancy or if your doctor has recommended it.
Although there are many reasons why couples choose to have an early ultrasound, there are some common reasons for having an early private pregnancy scan in London: